Alan Lomax

The Ballad Operas: The Martins & The Coys

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Part of a new series of reissues from Rounder, Ballad Operas: The Martins and the Coys presents a variety of folksong heroes doing ballad operas. Included are performances from Woody Guthrie, Burl Ives, Will Greer, and Lily May Ledford, among others.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1
feat: Pete Seeger
0:33
2
1:55
3 0:56
4
1:42
5
0:46
6
1:27
7
feat: Burl Ives
1:19
8
1:31
9 1:46
10
2:31
11 1:06
12
feat: Burl Ives
0:21
13 1:22
14
1:29
15 1:16
16
1:38
17
0:36
18
2:16
19 0:49
20
1:26
21 0:46
22
0:47
23 1:34
24
1:23
25 1:47
26
1:13
27 0:48
28 0:31
29 2:11
30
feat: Burl Ives
0:12
31 1:42
32
feat: Ted Weems
3:15
33 3:01
34
3:02
35
1:37
36
3:09
37
1:08
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